Meaning of “bulimia” in the English Dictionary

"bulimia" in British English

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bulimianoun [ U ]

uk /buˈlɪm.i.ə/ us /buːˈliː.mi.ə/

a mental illness in which someone eats in an uncontrolled way and in large amounts, then vomits intentionally

noun [ C ], adjective uk /buˈlɪm.ɪk/ us /buːˈliːm.ɪk/

(Definition of “bulimia” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)